6 days in Kazan, Cheboksary & Nizhny Novgorod Itinerary

6 days in Kazan, Cheboksary & Nizhny Novgorod Itinerary

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Kazan
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Cheboksary
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Nizhny Novgorod
— 2 nights
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Kazan

Sports Capital of Russia

The heart of Tatar culture, Kazan carries the epithet of the "Third Capital of Russia" because of its rich history and thriving economy.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kayum Nasyri's Museum, Agricultural Palace, Parish of the Holy Cross, and other attractions you added.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kazan journey maker website.

St. Petersburg to Kazan is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from St. Petersburg in December; daily highs in Kazan reach -5°C and lows reach -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Cheboksary.

Things to do in Kazan

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Nature

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Cheboksary

Cheboksary is the capital city of Chuvashia, Russia and a port on the Volga River. Your day by day itinerary now includes Church of the Resurrection, Red Square and Monument Materi - Pokrovitelnitse. Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Chuvash National Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Boulevard Merchant Efremov, examine the collection at Beer Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Resurrection, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vvedenskiy Cathedral, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Assumption of the Holy Virgin.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Cheboksary visit planner.

You can drive from Kazan to Cheboksary in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Kazan to Cheboksary, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Nizhny Novgorod.

Things to do in Cheboksary

Historic Sites · Museums

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Nizhny Novgorod

Russia's Pocket

Founded eight centuries ago at the confluence of the Volga and the Oka rivers, Nizhny Novgorod boasts over 600 historical, cultural, and architectural monuments.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Bolshaia Pokrovskaia Street as well as The Sirotkin's House. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Bolshaia Pokrovskaia Street, then engage your brain at Museum of Old Equipment and Tools, and then explore the historical opulence of The Kremlin.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Nizhny Novgorod route planning site.

You can drive from Cheboksary to Nizhny Novgorod in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Samara Standard Time (SAMT) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK) is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around -2°C in December, and nighttime lows around -7°C. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Nizhny Novgorod

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums